Is IE9 uninstalled after system restore?

By Doctor Gallop ยท 4 replies
Mar 15, 2011
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  1. Okay fellas,
    I downloaded and installed the new Explorer 9.......I hate it! It seemed to slow down everything!
    I retored my system to two days before and now it looks like I am back to using Explorer 8 again.
    Did I do the right thing?
    Is Explorer 9 now uninstalled off of my system?
    Please excuse my ignorance of computer systems.
  2. Mark56

    Mark56 TechSpot Paladin Posts: 1,886

    I have been waiting to see comments on IE9 having read a lot of problems were encountered with the Beta version. This is not a good start and I will waite until I see some positive comments about it before I take the plunge.

    If you click on help in the top menu bar and then select About Internet Explorer that will confirm you are back on IE8 which also confirms you succesfully deleted IE9.

    Be good to get some more comments posted here from anyone who has started to use IE9.
  3. CAMusing

    CAMusing TS Enthusiast Posts: 179

    Did you download the correct version, 32-bit vs 64-bit.
    It is not available for XP.
    Do you have plenty of RAM?
  4. bobcat

    bobcat TechSpot Paladin Posts: 688   +67

    To get correct answers and advice, you should enter your system details in your CP, but in fact you don't even mention your OS.
  5. negroplasty

    negroplasty TS Guru Posts: 516   +12

    Chrome FTW

    This is one of the MANY reasons I use Chrome, although IE9 is a great improvement from earlier versions, it is still a great improvement on GARBAGE. Chrome is consistently faster.


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